Special Studies Seminar in Occupational and Environmental Hygiene
- 4th term
- Environmental Health and Engineering
- 1 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2021 - 2022
- Instruction Method:
Provides a platform for faculty, students and invited speakers to present seminars dealing with occupational and environmental hygiene professional practice and research. Provides examples of various occupational/environmental settings and associated worker hazards. Serves to integrate various courses taken as part of the online master’s in OEH program and to familiarize students with state-of-the art professional practice procedures and guidelines. Provides a venue for master’s students to present their final essays.
- Learning Objectives:
- Discuss current issues in occupational safety and health/occupational and environmental hygiene.
- Discuss workplace risk management approaches including regulatory, engineering, and behavioral/risk communication options.
- Describe the strengths and weaknesses of various methodological approaches used in the practice of occupational and environmental hygiene.
- Methods of Assessment:
This course is evaluated as follows:
- 10% Participation
- 90% Quizzes
- Enrollment Restriction:
Registration restricted to students enrolled in the part-time MS OEH program.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for some students
- Consent Note:
Instructor consent is required for students not in the part-time MS OEH program
- For consent, contact:
- Special Comments:
This course is presented monthly throughout the academic year; however, students don’t officially enroll until Term 4.